Category: Disease

icon No, your dog cannot develop canine autism

No, your dog cannot develop canine autism

The British Veterinary Association felt compelled to hop onto Twitter to issue a...

Tick Exposure and Kidney Disease Risk in Dogs

Tick Exposure and Kidney Disease Risk in Dogs

A retrospective study, conducted by IDEXX researchers, set out to determine whether...

Canine Distemper in Dogs

Canine Distemper in Dogs

Canine distemper is a contagious and serious viral illness with no known cure. The...

Skin Mite Dermatitis in Dogs

Skin Mite Dermatitis in Dogs

The Cheyletiella mite is a highly contagious, zoonotic skin parasite that feeds...

Sarcoptic Mange in Dogs

Sarcoptic Mange in Dogs

Sarcoptic mange, commonly known as canine scabies, is caused by the parasite Sarcoptes...

Rabies in Dogs

Rabies in Dogs

Rabies is a severe, and often fatal, viral polioencephalitis that specifically affects...

Progressive Retinal Atrophy (PRA) in Dogs

Progressive Retinal Atrophy (PRA) in Dogs

Progressive Retinal Atrophy is a group of eye diseases of the retina, which lead...

Canine Parvovirus Infection

Canine Parvovirus Infection

The canine parvovirus (CPV) infection is a highly contagious viral illness that...

Kennel Cough in Dogs | Symptoms, Treatment & Prevention

Kennel Cough in Dogs | Symptoms, Treatment & Prevention

Kennel cough (canine infectious tracheobronchitis) is a disease that affects the...

Hip Dysplasia in Dogs

Hip Dysplasia in Dogs

Hip Dysplasia is a hereditary disease that affects the hip joints of dogs. Hip dysplasia...

Herpes Virus Infection (Canine Herpesvirus)

Herpes Virus Infection (Canine Herpesvirus)

Canine herpesvirus is generally referred to as CHV, and is a leading cause of puppy...

Genetic Risk Behind Bone Cancer

Genetic Risk Behind Bone Cancer

Osteosarcoma, a type of bone cancer, is a rare but very aggressive form of cancer...

Gastric Torsion in Dogs

Gastric Torsion in Dogs

Torsion of the stomach in the dog is characterized by life-endangering distension...

Entropion in Dogs

Entropion in Dogs

Entropion is a condition where the eyelid rolls inward, causing the eyelashes to...